By Chuks Oyema-Aziken
The Commissioner and Chief Executive Officer of the Accident Investigation Bureau, Nigeria, Akin Olateru, has confirmed that eight persons died onboard the military Beachcraft 350 aircraft that crashed at the Kaduna International Airport on Friday
They died while on an official trip to Kaduna.
It was learnt that the ill-fated aircraft crashed at the airport’s runway about 6 pm.
Commissioner and Chief Executive Officer of the Accident Investigation Bureau, Nigeria, Akin Olateru, confirmed that the eight souls died onboard.
“Beachcraft 350. 8 souls on board. Unfortunately all dead,” Olateru wrote in a WhatsApp note.
List of those on board:
1. LT GEN I ATTAHIRU.2. BRIG GEN MI ABDULKADIR.3. BRIG GEN OLAYINKA.4. BRIG GEN KULIYA.5. MAJ LA HAYAT.6. MAJ HAMZA.7. SGT UMAR.
*CREW*8. FLT LT TO ASANIYI.9. FLT LT AA OLUFADE.10. SGT ADESINA.11. ACM OYEDEPO.